The Essential Home Repairs Program is designed to assist eligible Arvada homeowners with repairs and energy saving improvements to their home. It provides loans as well as supervision to assure the work is performed to specified standards by qualified contractors.
What Kind of Home Repairs Qualify?
The work which may be eligible under this program includes, but is not limited to:
|Kitchen & Bath Repairs||Sewer Line Replacement||Doors & Storm Doors|
|Lead Hazard Controls||Insulation: Walls & Attic||Exterior Drainage|
What Requirements are needed to Participate?
Your eligibility will be determined on the basis of the following factors:
- Your home must be a single-family residential structure located in the City of Arvada.
- You must own or be buying your home.
- You must live in your home as the primary residence.
- Your annual family income cannot exceed a specific income (Listed below).
- You must meet bank requirements regarding credit worthiness and financial condition for the 0%, 3%, and Prime Rate Loans.
What Types of Financial Assistance are Available?
Below are the Loans available. The maximum amount of assistance provided is up to $30,000.
2016 Income Guidelines
|FORGIVABLE LOAN||DEFERRED LOAN||0% INTEREST BANK LOAN||3% INTEREST BANK LOAN||PRIME RATE LOAN|
|Household Size||Max Income||Max Income||Max Income||Max Income||Max Income|
|Available for income qualified elderly and disabled ONLY.||Available for Low Income Households.||The amount borrowed (principal) is all you repay within 10 years.||The amount borrowed plus 3% annual interest.||No financial assistance. The interest rate charged is the current prime rate.|
For more information and or to get on the wait list you can contact:
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